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Professional chefs and amateur home cooks alike can attest to the importance of an excellent knife set. Chopping up veggies for summer salads, slicing fresh fruit, getting fancy with tartares and ceviches — good knives will make food prep feel like a dream. You'll never regret getting a versatile set of knives — and with proper care, they'll last decades.
HSN shoppers believe they've found the ultimate starter set, and here's the kicker: It's nearly 50 percent off. The Wolfgang Puck 10-Piece High Carbon Stainless Steel Cutlery Set, on sale for $30, down from $57, packs in everything you need to slice, dice and chop any ingredient that comes your way. The gorgeous lineup includes a utility prep knife, Nakiri knife, scalloped utility knife, ridged knife and beveled slicing knife, all with their own sheaths.
The knives, with nice grippy handles, are designed to be perfectly balanced in your hand. They're durable, easy to sharpen and just as comfortable as they are functional. For an up close and personal look, check out the video demo here.
The six fun colors they come in makes the set even more enticing. Go for pink, teal or red — or stick to classic black, blue or gray.
With nearly 600 five-star reviews, you'll be in good company.
"Best knives ever," one shopper declared. "I use these daily...They cut like a dream."
Another added: "These are beautiful knives and are designed to make life in the kitchen so much easier! And that's exactly what they do. So easy to use and hold onto. Have had mine since December, and use them daily and have not had to sharpen once so far. I really love them!"
Consider this an excuse to toss those circa-1982 knives cluttering your drawers: These are so much better!
"These knifes are awesome. I got rid of the cheap knives i had and these Wolfgang Puck knives make a great addition."
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